What's So Scary about Sharks?

From the Series Core Content Science — Earth's Amazing Animals

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Although some sharks are very scary and dangerous, most species are quiet creatures who pose no threat to humans at all.

Readers will learn all about the many kinds of sharks, what they eat, where they live, and their importance to the ocean ecosystem in this fact-and-photo-packed look at one of nature’s top predators.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Animals
Copyright 2023
Publisher Red Chair Press
Imprint Red Chair Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2022-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003150, JNF051050, JNF051150
Dewey 597.3
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 630
Guided Reading Level P
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides

Author: Joanne Mattern

Joanne Mattern is the author of many books for children. She loves writing about sports, animals, and interesting people. Mattern lives in New York State with her family.

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Core Content Science — Earth's Amazing Animals

Many people are afraid of Earth’s amazing animals. But many of these animals are not scary at all! In fact, they are fascinating creatures that often help make the world a better place. Each book in the series explores a different “scary” animal and presents View available downloads →